People / Partners & Consultants / Frazer
Tel : +61 2 9253 9984
Fax : +61 2 9253 9900
Frazer is a commercial litigator with more than 25 years experience. He practices predominantly in transport, trade and insurance-based property claims, analysing and investigating complex factual and legal scenarios, identifying issues and solutions and assisting clients to implement solutions.
He heads up a significant team of lawyers, specialising in insurance (particularly marine, aviation, property and liability), private international law, contracts, commercial disputes, Alternative Dispute Resolution and arbitration and currently represents more than half the marine insurers in Sydney as well as various insurers in the UK and Europe.
Frazer also advises several multinational logistics service providers and agribusiness interests and is an accredited specialist in commercial litigation. He is the immediate past President of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand and is listed in the International Who’s Who of Shipping & Maritime Lawyers 2010.
Frazer has represented many traders in Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA), Grain Trade Australia (GTA) (formerly National Agricultural Commodities Marketing Association), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and other commodity arbitrations, handling disputes regarding quantity and quality of goods, letters of credit and sale and purchase agreements. He has also advised various agribusiness interests in relation to Customs, CIF and FOB contracts of sale, trade finance, credit insurance, charter-parties and other shipping documents and Personal Property Securities (PSSA) reforms and has drafted and negotiated distribution and logistics agreements with logistics service providers. Frazer has also presented seminars on issues arising transportation of GM products and chain of responsibility.